croquembouche

noun
cro·​quem·​bouche | \ krȯkäⁿbüsh \
plural -s

Definition of croquembouche

: a cone-shaped stack of cream puffs coated with caramelized sugar

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History and Etymology for croquembouche

French, from croque-en-bouche, literally, crunches in the mouth

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“Croquembouche.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/croquembouche. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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